This issue celebrates the 200th Anniversary of the Grace Congregational United Church in Rutland organized in 1788, and the founding of the Ladies Fortnighly Club in 1879.
The second President, Julia-Ripley Dorr remained President for 33 years, guiding its growth spiritually and intellectually. Activities include classes, raising of funds for specific causes, hosting social gatherings, and other interests.
Discussions include commentary about Reverend James G. Johnson it’s initial sponsor, minister from 1870-1885, and extensive examination of Mrs. Dorr and her contribution to the Society. Particular points of interest of its long history through the year of this publication are well documented.. A number of photographs enliven the text.